The Rose Deli


Open since 2014, Rose Deli is a charming little cafe in Royal Street, East Perth, which specializes in self-described healthy organic food. Lady FWO popped in with a couple of work mates during the week for afternoon tea to check it ...

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Lot One Kitchen


A recently opened restaurant in Hillarys, Lot One Kitchen has a modern and attractive look and feel – the fit out with exposed brick walls, funky hanging lights, ultra-modern chairs and comfortable looking leather sofas around the place. It was ...

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Lamont’s in the Valley


It was a spectacular day in the Valley on Saturday – blue skies, sunny, a touch of warmth in the air – spring must nearly be at hand – and under the trees at Lamonts made for a magical afternoon after so much rain and cold weather. We had a ...

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Maddison Cottage

Cake M

Maddison Cottage in Guildford is a tearooms and gift shop – inside are a number of rooms with gift ideas – homewares, flowers, soaps, all manner of things – tables and chairs, and the counter with a display of cakes, scones, muffins, cupcakes, tarts ...

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Toffee Coffee


I had heard and read some glowing comments about Toffee – a café and coffee shop in an arcade off Hay Street just to the east of Barrack – so popped in for a coffee when I was in town recently. Firstly it must be one of the smallest places in the ...

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East Perth’s Blackbird!


We hadn’t been to Blackbird for some time, but were in East Perth one evening and with the rain staying away looked for somewhere for an early dinner by the water – and so there we were –alongside Claisebrook where it flows into a small lake ...

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Moana Coffee


Upstairs in the Moana Chambers building in the Hay Street Mall is Moana Coffee a funky little coffee shop with a balcony overlooking the mall below with tables and chairs, a small indoor space is also available – and the floor is shared with an area ...

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Urban Coffee House


Urban Coffee House on Bussell Highway has been attractively set up with striking green walls, tiled floors and mix of comfortable furnishings, along with plants scattered around providing a touch of relaxing greenery. Open for breakfast and lunch, ...

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The Chippery and Co.


The Chippery in William Street in the back part of an old bank building – still retaining the Chubb safe-room where once upon a time all the goodies were locked away – is a gourmet fish and chip shop catering for take-away and dine in – the latter in ...

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Bangkok Brothers


Bangkok Brothers in James Street has replaced a Chinese restaurant just along and across the road from the Brass Monkey. It is deceptively large – at the front an area which acts as a coffee shop/café with cakes on display, a bar with bar stool ...

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